UnityPoint Clinic® welcomes new surgeon
Crystal Drayer, MD has joined the team at UnityPoint Clinic General Surgery. UnityPoint Clinic is part of UnityPoint Health which also includes UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s® and UnityPoint at Home®.
Dr. Drayer received her Bachelor of Science with Honors in Human Biology at Michigan State University in Lansing, Michigan. She received her medical degree from the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. She is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is board eligible in General Surgery.
Dr. Drayer comes to us most recently from Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, MI where she was General Surgery Resident Physician. She has an interest in all aspects of general surgery particularly hernia repair and laparoscopic abdominal cases like appendectomies and colectomies.
Dr. Drayer is passionate about working with her hands and helping get patients back on their feet. She found her love of general surgery while working alongside her father, an orthopedic surgeon. She knows the importance of giving each patient the time and attention they deserve.
“My approach to care can be described as empathetic, patient and caring,” says Dr. Drayer. “My goal is to do what’s best for the patient while getting them back to baseline health status.”
Dr. Drayer joins John OHolleran, MD, FACS, Luis Lebredo, MD, and Sunu Philip, MD at UnityPoint Clinic General Surgery, located at 2730 Pierce Street in Sioux City. She will begin seeing patients starting October 3, 2022.